Erica Fernandes is an Indian film actress who has appeared in Kannada, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu movies. She made her acting debut in 2013 with Tamil movie “Ainthu Ainthu Ainthu” opposite Bharath and made her Kannada debut in 2014 with the film “Ninnindale” alongside Puneet Rajkumar. In same year, she was followed by her debut Hindi film “Babloo Happy Hai” directed by Nila Madhab Panda. Currently, she is playing the role of Dr. Sonakshi Bose in Sony Tv’s show Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi.
Real Name : Erica Fernandes
Nickname : Erica
Profession : Model, Actress
Date of Birth : 7 May 1993
Age (as in 2017) : 23 Years
Birth Place : Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Zodiac sign : Taurus
Nationality : Indian
Hometown : Mangalore, Karnataka, India
School : Holy Cross High School, Kurla, Mumbai
College : SIES College of Arts, Science, and Commerce, Sion, Mumbai and St. Andrew’s College, Mumbai (dropped)
Educational Qualifications : Graduate (B.A.)
Father- Ralph Fernandes (former model and interior designer, works as a “Chief Manager” of Erica Fernandes)
Mother– Lavina Fernandes (worked with AirIndia & Bank of America)
Brother– Jermaine Fernandes (Elder, works at “Ernst & Young” in Mumbai)
Religion : Christian
Hobbies : Cooking, doing adventures, Painting, Playing keyboard, Designing clothes
Physical Stats & More
Height: 5′ 5″
Weight: 48 Kg
Figure Measurements: 32-25-32
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Film Debut (Hindi): Babloo Happy Hai (2013)
TV Debut: Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi (2016)
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital Status: Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends: As per the reports, Erica Fernandes is dating her KRPKAB co-star Shaheer Sheikh. But both have denied the reports.
Salary: Not Known
Dr. Bose in Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi
2013 – Ainthu Ainthu Ainthu – Tamil
2014 – Ninnindale – Kannada
2014 – Babloo Happy Hai – Hindi
2014 – Virattu – Tamil
2014 – Galipatam – Telugu
2015 – Vizhithiru – Tamil
2015 – Buguri -Kannada
Bombay Times Fresh Face 2010
Pantaloons Femina Miss Fresh Face 2011
Pantaloons Femina Miss Maharashtra 2011
Pantaloons Femina Miss India 2012
Some Lesser Known Facts About Erica Fernandes
- She wanted to become a model & actress since her childhood days.
- She won the titles of “Bombay Times Fresh Face 2010”, “Pantaloons Femina Miss Fresh Face 2011” and “Pantaloons Femina Miss Maharashtra 2011.”
- She was among the top 10 finalists of “Pantaloons Femina Miss India 2012.”
- She has worked in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Hindi films.
- She took dance training in 2002 (as a child) from “Shiamak dance Academy.”
- She is fond of dogs.
- Arjun fame Sana Khan is Erica’s close friend.
- Her favourite actor is Robert Downey Jr and actresses are Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Kangana Ranaut.
- Erica is an amazing painter and painting is her favourite hobby.